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Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) online

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From political uncertainty to finance and recruitment demands, economics is integral to everyday decision-making. The University of Bath recognises the importance of this, our Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) online MSc takes you beyond the research papers and into the real world, giving you insights you can put into action from day one. 

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Overview

The University of Bath is the first university in the UK to offer an  Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) online MSc. 

By emphasising practice over theory, we provide time-pressed professionals with the opportunity to further their career prospects in economics, banking and finance.

  • Learn from industry-leading experts

The online master’s in economics is run by the Department of Economics, recognised globally for its research in economic theory, econometrics and finance. Our course is led by active, published researchers with years of experience in economics who will teach, support and inspire you throughout your studies.

You will learn how to analyse, interpret and critically evaluate economic data and research, how to use micro and macro-economics to guide strategic decision-making. During the 100% online course you will learn how to apply these principles you have learnt to real world economics and policy issues, and even your own research projects.

  • Enhance your career prospects

At the University of Bath, your employability is our biggest focus. Our course is bursting with contemporary ideas and unique case studies, providing you with all the theoretical knowledge, practical experience and confidence for a long & successful career in banking and finance. The Guardian rated our economics courses top for career prospects after six months in 2019. So, if you want to enhance your prospects and become the economics expert at your company, we can make it happen. 

Programme Structure

This 100% online course provides you with the same engaging and inspiring teaching as our campus course. It also provides professionals with the flexibility to tailor their learning around their lifestyle and career.

You will learn via immersive video material and real-life case studies, as well as benefit from direct and regular communication with other students and lecturers. The Online MSc Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) is a passage to cutting-edge research and sought-after careers.

For students that have not previously studied Economics or Maths for a while, there is a pre-sessional course which will be studied in 2 week induction.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Typically you should have a first or second class bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent. Plus A-level Maths (or at least one passed maths unit at degree level).
  • This course is taught and assessed in English. Applicants must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band

Tuition Fee

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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